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A podcast from ABC Radio

Future Tense

abc.net.au/radionational/programs/futuretense

50 Episodes • Released Weekly

50 Episodes • Released Weekly

A podcast from ABC Radio

Future Tense

Future Tense podcast artwork npr.org/programs/invisibilia

50 Episodes • Released Weekly

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Description

A critical look at new technologies, new approaches and new ways of thinking, from politics to media to environmental sustainability.

Latest Episode

27 Aug 2020 • 29 mins

Machine-enhanced decision making; and clapping, flapping drones

Artificial Intelligence and other advanced technologies are now being used to make decisions about everything from family law to sporting team selection. So, what works and what still needs refinement? Also, they’re very small, very light and very agile - they clap as they flap their wings. Biologically-inspired drones are now a reality, but how and when will they be used?